i started this blog in 2011 to keep a record of all the physical and mental changes that have helped two adults, one baby girl and an oversized orange cat live in 800 square feet comfortably. the bulk of our renovations here are complete, but spring 2017 will see us move from the east end of toronto to the west end of victoria and i am excited to renovate and restore another small space for my family to live in and to document it all here. in the meantime, you can read new posts about minimalism, travel and my life as a new mama or browse the little bungalow archives by selecting a category from the drop-down menu in the footer.
so, our basement is unfinished, but we gutted it back to the bricks a few years ago and now use it like finished space. the floor is poured cement in most places, the ceiling rafters are exposed and the electrical is somewhat questionable, but it’s pretty serviceable as far as unfinished basements go. when i … More